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Coming up on News 7-
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Ronald Reagan is recovering from surgery after he fractured his hip bone.
A head on collision in Roanoke County sends two people to the hospital.
And Lexington honored Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson the old fashioned way.
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[ANCHOR=Kate]


News 7 is next.

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((HE IS OUT OF RECOVERY AND RESTING COMFORTABLY BACK IN HIS ROOM.))
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Doctors say so far so good after President Reagan underwent surgery for a broken hip.
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[ANCHOR=Kate]
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Good evening I'm Kate Weidaw, Teresa is off tonight.

[Reagan]


[ANCHOR=Kate]
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The ex President who turns 90 next month fell and broke his hip yesterday at his home in Los Angeles. A team of orthopedic surgeons spent over an hour this morning placing a pin inside Reagan's hip bone. Tonight doctors say he's doing fine.
[DOUBLE BOXES=Kate and Chris/Newspath]

Chris Lawrence in live at Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica tonight with more.
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((WELL-WISHES ARE POURING IN FROM AROUND THE NATION, AS FORMER PRESIDENT RONALD REAGAN RECOVERS FROM HIP SURGERY ... AT ST. JOHN'S HEALTH CENTER IN SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA. MR. REAGAN UNDERWENT THE ROUTINE OPERATION SATURDAY -- ONE DAY AFTER FRACTURING HIS RIGHT HIP WHILE FALLING AT HIS BEL-AIR HOME.
(SOT: DR. KEVIN EHRHART/LEAD ORTHOPEDIC SERGEON) - 16:10:40

"HE REMAINED IN STABLE CONDITION THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRE SURGERY, AND REMAINS IN STABLE CONDITION NOW." DURING THE HOUR-LONG SURGERY, DOCTORS REPAIRED THE DAMAGE BY INSTALLING PINS, A METAL PLATE, AND SEVERAL SMALL SCREWS IN THE BROKEN BONES.
(SOT: DR. EHRHART)

"ALTHOUGH THE PATIENT IS 90 YEARS OLD, HE HAS VERY HEALTHY TISSUE, VERY STRONG HEALTHY BONES." BUT DOCTORS SAY PRESIDENT REAGAN STILL FACES AN UPHILL BATTLE. AN ESTIMATED 250-THOUSAND PEOPLE -- MOST OF THEM ELDERLY -- BREAK THEIR HIPS EVERY YEAR. BUT ONLY A QUARTER OF THEM MAKE A FULL RECOVERY, AND 20-PERCENT DIE WITHIN MONTHS AFTER THE INJURY.
(SOT) - 16:11:52

"THERE'S THE HEALING OF THE FRACTURE THAT HAS TO TAKE PLACE, THERE'S THE REHABILITATION THAT HAS TO TAKE PLACE. THE STRENGTH TO DO THAT." COMPLICATING MATTERS IS MR REAGAN'S AGE -- HE TURNS 90 NEXT MONTH. AND HIS ONGOING FIGHT WITH ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE. BUT REMAINING BY HIS SIDE IS HIS WIFE, NANCY REAGAN, AND HIS CHILDREN -- INCLUDING DAUGHTER MAUREEN REAGAN, WHO HAS BEEN UNDERGOING CANCER TREATMENTS AT THE SAME HOSPITAL.))
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[Accident]


[ANCHOR=Kate]
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Two people were hurt in a late afternoon accident on the Roanoke City- Roanoke County line.
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It happened on Green Ridge Road ... near the interesection with Cove Road.
Witnesses say a car and S-U-V hit head-on.
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((CHARLES MADISON/WITNESS; COMIN DOWN THE ROAD, HE WAS ZIG-ZAGGING ACROSS THE ROAD. THIS CAR COMING DOWN THE HILL SAW HIM AND TRIED TO SWERVE OUT OF THE WAY, BUT WHEN HE SWERVED OVER TO THIS SIDE, THAT'S WHEN HE CLOBBERED RIGHT INTO HIM. BOOM!))
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The driver of the S-U-V and a passenger in the car were taken from the scene in an ambulance.
No word on their conditions or what may have caused the accident.
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[Car-Explosion]


[ANCHOR=Kate]
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Federal Agents and Roanoke Police are trying to identify what exploded underneath a car last night.
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The car was parked along sixth street in southeast Roanoke.
The owner tells police she heard some kind of explosion around 3-30 AM ... but didn't see any damage and went back to sleep.
She took another look around 10 .. and that's when she could see the damage.
Federal Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms agents are now leading the investigation.
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[Bus-Accident]


[ANCHOR=Kate]
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At least nine people are dead after a passenger bus plunged over a 650 foot cliff.
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[SUPER=03-Foca, Bosnia]


The bus was traveling from the Bosnian capital when it slipped off the road.
Authorities aren't sure how many people were on the bus, but at least 18 people were injured and taken to a nearby hospital.
German troops stationed nearby helped pull survivors and bodies from the bus.
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[Lee-Jackson]


[ANCHOR=Kate]
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On the day after the state's official holiday, hundreds gathered in Lexington to recognize veterans and two former generals.
Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson are both buried in the city.
Many people believe there is no better place to honor these two civil war heroes.
Justin McLeod shows us how organizers hope to preserve the past by looking towards the future.
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Lexington this weekend looked more like a page out of a history book.
Hundreds of Civil War re-enactors dressed up in period costumes to honor the lives our civil war veterans.
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((DOREEN GREENE/REENACTOR: I DON'T THINK THERE IS ENOUGH RESPECT FOR A LOT OF OUR SOLDIERS. AND I THINK THIS IS THE WAY WE CAN SHOW THEM THAT WE APPRECIATE WHAT THEY DID FOR US.))
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To show that appreciation, Lexington held a memorial service and then a parade through downtown to the gates of VMI.


For many, its a day to honor Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson.
But for some, this celebration is more personal.
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((PAIGE GREENE: MY GREAT GREAT GREAT GREAT GRANDFATHER WAS IN THE WAR SO ITS KINDA SORT OF A TRIBUTE TO HIM.))
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((JUSTIN McLEOD/REPORTING: THIS DAY IS MORE THAN JUST ABOUT DRESSING UP AND PAYING TRIBUTE TO THE MEN AND WOMEN WHO DIED IN THE WAR. THE OLDER GENERATION WANTS TO THE YOUNGER ONES TO REALIZE THE SACRIFICE AND CAUSE THESE MEN AND WOMEN FOUGHT FOR.))
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((NAT SOUND OF PARADE))
One school teacher wanted a better understanding of that sacrifice.
She recently moved to the area and plans to take what she learned here back to the classroom.
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((PRISCILLA KMETZ/TEACHER: WE TEACH THE PAST AND HOW IT APPLY TO TODAY, WHAT WE NEED TO LEARN FROM WHAT HAPPENED IN THE PAST. I FIND IT VERY INFLUENTIAL TO BRING BACK TO MY CLASSROOM.))
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And there's a lot to learn.
Many know Jackson and Lee's contributions to the Lexington area.
What many people don't realize is what effect the civil war had on this area.
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((BRANDON DORSEY/ORGANIZER: LEXINGTON SUFFERED PRETTY BAD IN THIS WAR. I DON'T THINK MOST PEOPLE KNOW HOW BAD THIS TOWN WAS RANSACKED.))
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((NAT SOUND OF DRUMS 22:56:26)) Organizers hope to drum up enough support to keep this celebration going year after year. After all its a picture perfect day (shot of woman taking picture) that would look good in any history book. Justin McLeod, News 7, Lexington.))


[Medical-Center]


[ANCHOR=Kate]
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After months of construction, Carilion Health System's new building in Roanoke is open for business.
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The new state-of-the art complex is located on the Corner of Crystal Spring and McClanahan Street.
It will provide out-patient services like pre-surgical tests and other lab work.
A pharmacy is also located there.
These services are designed to better serve the health care needs of Roanoke residents.
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((KAREN HALL/CARILION HEALTH SYSTEM: THEY DON'T GET BOGGED DOWN IN THE HOSPITAL PROCESS WITH ALL THE THINGS THAT GO ON THERE ON A DAY TO DAY BASIS. ITS CONVENIENT PARKING, IT'S MORE COMFORTABLE, AND JUST EASIER TRAFFIC FLOW FOR ALL PATIENTS.))
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Hundreds turned out today for the open house.
Staff members gave tours of the laboratories and conducted free cholesterol and blood pressure screenings.
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[ANCHOR=Jean]
[writer=chr]
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George Allen has a new job in Washington.
Find out what it is later on News 7.
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[VO-NAT]


And hundreds are missing after an earthquake triggers landslides in El Salvador.
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[Bedford-Search]


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Bedford County authorities are dreding a pond in the Thaxton area tonight.
Deputies are searching the property of a on Cool Springs Road.
They believe the body of a man reported missing back in April may be there.
James Walker lived on the property with the owner.
Last Friday, an inmate at the Blue Ridge Regional jail contacted the Sheriff's office saying he knew what happened to Walker.
The inmate said the property owner told him Walker was killed and placed in the pond.
The informant passed a polygraph.
Deputies started early this morning, but have not found anything yet.
They've searched about three-quarters of the pond.
No one has been charged in the case.

[El-Salvador]


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A major earthquake shook Central America today, cracking buildings, blocking roads, and collapsing a hillside that buried hundreds of homes.
Bobby Harley has the details.
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((A MAJOR EARTHQUAKE EXPLODED OFF THE COAST OF EL SALVADOR THIS MORNING -- SIXTY-FIVE MILES SOUTHEAST OF THE COUNTRY'S CAPITOL -- AND WAS FELT AS FAR AWAY AS MEXICO CITY. BUT EL SALVADOR TOOK THE BRUNT -- AND IS LEFT WITH COLLAPSED BUILDINGS, MUDSLIDES AND MAYBE DOZENS DEAD.
(SOT/UNIDENTIFIED WOMAN AT U-S EMBASSY IN EL SALVADOR -) It was shockingly brutal it was frankly the worst earthquake t

hat I have ever been in I heard a news report on the radio that said it was a 7.2 it felt like it was a million.
(SOT /CECIL MATA/SANTA TECLA, EL SALVADOR) - What I saw personally was this mountain and I walk every day by that mount

ain and it's not there any more, now it's like dust. EL SALVADOR'S LAST BIG QUAKE STRUCK IN 1986 - ABOUT FIFTEEN HUNDRED PEOPLE DIED. THIS ONE MAY HAVE HIT EVEN HARDER. REGISTERED AT SEVEN POINT SIX ON THE RICHTER SCALE SEISMOLOGY PROFESSOR CHRIS SCHOLZ DESCRIBED WHERE THE WORST DAMAGE WOULD OCCUR.
(SOT/CHRIS SCHOLZ/SEISMOLOGY PROFESSOR, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY )- You would

expect a lot of damage right on shore because you get heavy shaking there actual physical damage and casualties just depends on how populated it was. STILL PICTURES FROM EL SALVADOR SHOW HOSPITAL PATIENTS WAITING OUTSIDE EMPTY GURNEYS LINED UP IN THE STREET - READY FOR THE ANTICIPATED GROWING NUMBER OF INJURED TO FILL THEM. BH, CBS NEWS, MIAMI.))

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A Roanoke man and his family are in the middle of that deadly quake.
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Ray and Trilby Powell say their son Gary lives in San Salvador.
The Powell's say he called to say he's okay.
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((RAY POWELL/GARY'S FATHER: HE WAS IN THE HOTEL AT THE TIME, HE WAS IN THE HOTEL GOING FLOOR TO FLOOR, HE WAS MAKING SURE THERE WASN'T ANY STRUCTURAL DAMAGE AND EVERYONE WAS OKAY.))
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The Powell's say their son told them the electricity and gas has been cut off. And several roads have been blocked by the landslide.
[Tease2]
[ANCHOR=Jean]
[writer=chr]
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The election's still nearly eight month's away, but one of the candidates for governor has built quit a war chest already.
Details are next on News Seven.
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[VO-NAT]


And he's only been in the Senate for ten days, but George Allen already has a big job on his hands.
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[Mark-Warner]


[ANCHOR=Kate]
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One of the candidates for Virginia governor is attracting millions of dollars in campaign contributions.
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In a report filed with the State Board of Elections, Democrat Mark Warner says supporters have already donated more than 4 million dollars. Most of that is still in the war chest. The report says Warner's campaign entered this year with more than three (m) million dollars on hand. Warner is unopposed for the Democratic nomination.
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[ANCHOR=Kate]
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Attorney General Mark Earley and Lieutenant Governor John Hager are seeking the Republican nomination.

[Allen-Whip]


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Virginia's junior Senator is now the deputy whip of the 107-th Congress.
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[SUPER=03-Washington, DC/January 3]


George Allen was appointed to the position yesterday by assistant majority leader, Senator Don Nickles of Oklahoma. Allen -- who beat two-term incumbent Senator Chuck Robb for the seat -- will be responsible for working with the G-O-P leadership in formulating policy, developing strategy and generating support for the party's legislative priorities in the Senate. Allen says he looks forward to the job in an evenly divided Senate.
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[Biz-Review]


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A new legal service could help you rest easier -- and a local digital cable company pays its employees after a month of bad paychecks.
News 7 Business Reporter Jennifer Miele has those stories in this week's business review.
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Would you trade a cup of coffee for some legal piece of mind?
These so-called "coffee counselors" provide legal service for a retainer fee that costs less than a cup of coffee per day.
Pre-Paid legal services provide free legal advice, a will, and selected court appearances for about a dollar a day.
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[IN Q=Pre-paid legal is]

((DAVE WHICHARD: PRE PAID LEGAL IS THERE TO LEVEL THE PLAYING FIELD. PROBABLY ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT THINGS WE OFFER TO THE AMERICAN PUBLIC IS 24-HOUR A DAY COVERAGE.)) [RUNS08]
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[INSERT GREEN FLASH HERE]
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Payday arrived Thursday for 40 Air Cable workers. Some of them had not seen paychecks for at least a month.
Air Cable says all of its debts will be taken care of by Monday. [INSERT GREEN FLASH HERE]
Norfolk Southern has been ordered to pay 28 million dollars to thousands of its African American employees.
The federal judge's ruling comes after a seven-year class action suit filed by an employee alleging race discrimination.
Some 77-hundred employees will get part of the 28 million.
Norfolk Southern has also agreed to establish good faith goals for minority promotions. [PRE PRO]
The Dow was down 84.17 to close at 10,525. And the NASDAQ finished down 14 points to close at 2626 for the week.
That's this week's business review.
I'm Jennifer Miele.))

[S-UVA]


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Second ranked Duke scored 23 unanswered points in the first half and never looked back in a 103 to 61 win over 10-th ranked Virginia.
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Coach K watching the action from the bench.
Jason Williams with the pass to Mike Dunleavy who puts it in for the score and a 5 to nothing lead.
Then leading by three the Blue Devils get it inside to Shane Battier who throws down the jam and the lead was five.
But Virginia settled down watch as Adam Hall makes the steal and takes it in for the jam cutting the lead to 4
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Duke's Jason Williams comes up with the steal and takes it in for the jam and the Blue Devils win it 103 to 61
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[S-Men]


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The Virginia Tech Mens's team ran into a red hot Georgetown on the road yesterday afternoon.
Tech trailed by 29 at the half and the 12-th ranked Hoyas rout the Hokies 96 to 68. Brian Chase had 20 and Joe Hamilton added 14 for the Hokies.
Tech is now 7 and 8 overall and 1 and 3 in the Big East.

[S-College]


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[WRITER=rst]
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Connetcicut, Iowa State, Mississippi and Texas were upset today.
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[SUPER=03-Pittsburgh, PA/WWOR; :]


And 15-th ranked Seton Hall fell this afternoon at Pittsburgh.
The Pirates Eddie Griffin nails this three pointer from the corner and Seton Hall led 19 to 18.
[SUPER=33-Pittsburgh/77/Seton Hall#15/65/;]


But Pittsburgh came right back Ricardo Greer gets out on the break and scores the layup and Pittsburgh upsets Seton Hall 77 to 65.
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[S-Dame]


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[SUPER=03-Lexington, KY/CBS SPORTS; :]


Kentucky hosted Notre Dame in Lexington this afternoon.
The Wildcats trailed by 6 until J.P.Blevins hit this three pointer to make it 15 to 14 Kentucky.
But the Irish came back when David Graves hits the three pointer to make it 21 to 18 Notre Dame.
[SUPER=33-Kentucky/82/Notre Dame#25/71/;]


Kentucky opened it up in the second half and Kentucky goes on to win it 82 to 71.
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[S-Scores]


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[WRITER=rst]
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At the Dedmon Center this afternoon, Jason Williams scored 29 as Radford picks up a Big South win over Coastal Carolina 104 to 97 in 2 overtimes.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-Chapel Hill, NC/ABC SPORTS; :]


In Chapel Hill, The Tar Heels with an out of conference game against Marquette.
Carolina's Brendan Haywood had 17 points and 9 rebounds as 9-th ranked Carolina beats Marquette 84 to 54. And here are the rest of the college scores.
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[S-Tech]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
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[WRITER=rst]
[TAPE#=SP-85 (53:33)]
[GRAPHIC=Big East]


The Lady Irish of Notre Dame cruised to a 20 point, 75 to 55 win over Virginia Tech in South Bend.
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[VO-NAT]
[SUPER=03-South Bend, IN/HTS; :]


The Hokies hoping to rebound from a loss to the Irish at the Cassell.
But Notre Dame's Alica Retay hits this three pointer the Lady Hokies trailed by 11.
Tech would come back and get a basket Sara Hicks scoring on the inbounds play but the Lady Irish led by 12.
Notre Dame would dominate the inside as Ericks Haney takes it to the hoop for the score to make it 23 to 9.
[SUPER=33-Notre Dame/75/Virginia Tech/55/;]


The Lady Hokies would attempt a comeback in the second half but Notre Dame wins it 75 to 55.
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[TALENT=Roy]
[GRAPHIC=ODAC LOGO]


The Lady Maroons of Roanoke College lost their second game in a row yesterday Bridgewater beating the Maroons 84 to 76.

[S-Gordon]


[ANCHOR=Roy]
[NEWSCAST=11pm]
[WRITER=mst]
[TAPE#=SP-80 10745TC]
[GRAPHIC=NASCAR MEDIA TOUR]


Our NASCAR Media Tour reports continue this morning with a visit to Hendrick Motorsports where there is a strong desire to return to the operation's "days of dominance." Mike Stevens and photographer Lynn Eller have more from Harrisburg, North Carolina.
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That's it for sports, have a great day everybody.

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The New York Giants and Minnesota Vikings are set for today's N-F-C championship game.


Giants running back Tiki Barber will again wear a protective cast over his injured forearm. And the Giants will most likely need a balanced attack to handle the Vikings.
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The Giants and Vikings kickoff it off at 12:30 today. [PINNACLE PAGE 1204]
Then Beginning at 4 Baltimore and Oakland kick it off in the A-F-C Game right here on "Your Hometown Station.
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Hendrick Racing prepares for the 2001 NASCAR season. More when we return.